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What a wonderful horrible strange year it has been! I’m sure you can think of frightening world events and despairing local ones. As well as times of stunning beauty and heart-breaking kindnesses. I suspect humans have always had to navigate through both suffering and transcendental … read more.

January 13

“Music can minister to minds diseased, pluck from the memory a rooted sorrow, raze out the written troubles of the brain, and with its sweet oblivious antidote, cleanse the full bosom of all perilous stuff that weighs upon the heart” — William Shakespeare ~Warmly, Rev … read more.

January 6

Ludwig van Beethoven said, ‘Music is the mediator between the life of the senses and the life of the spirit.’ If you are stuck at home because of the weather or illness, listen to music. Let music move your body and let it free your … read more.

December 23

May you be blessed with the true meaning of Christmas. May your heart be touched by a gentle peace carried on the wind, whispering to you that you are inherently worthy. May you know that you have a meaningful part to play in this beautiful … read more.

December 17

As the sun approaches the Winter Solstice (Tuesday at 7:58am) may you find a moment to pause and be with yourself. And in that moment may you feel the gift of peace.

Warmly, Rev Debra

December 10

Plato wrote, “The highest form of knowledge is empathy, for it requires us to suspend our egos and live in another’s world. It requires profound purpose larger than the self.” Seeing the world through other’s eyes also helps us practice compassion.

Warmly, Rev Debra